The table below looks at the statistics for XML skills in IT contracts advertised for the Farnborough region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XML over the 3 months to 2 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
XML
Rank 16 12 11
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -1
Contract jobs citing XML 3 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Farnborough 3.16% 7.04% 2.78%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 23.08% 26.32% 7.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 1
Average daily rate
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£305 £388 £428
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.29% -9.35%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £334
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £42.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the Farnborough region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Farnborough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
13 19 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Farnborough 13.68% 26.76% 38.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 7 11
Average daily rate £305 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.85% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £325 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £428 £446
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £42.50 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +240.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -

XML
Jobs Demand Trend in Farnborough

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing XML across the Farnborough region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

XML Jobs Demand Trend in Farnborough

XML
Daily Rate Trend in Farnborough

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing XML across the Farnborough region.

XML Daily Rate Trend in Farnborough

XML
Daily Rate Histogram in Farnborough

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing XML across the Farnborough region over the 3 months to 2 June 2015.

XML Daily Rate Histogram in Farnborough

XML
Hourly Rate Trend in Farnborough

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing XML across the Farnborough region.

XML Hourly Rate Trend in Farnborough

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Farnborough

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Farnborough region citing XML also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited XML.

1 17 (77.27%) Visual Studio
2 16 (72.73%) Data Structures
3 14 (63.64%) .NET
3 14 (63.64%) C#
4 13 (59.09%) VB.NET
5 12 (54.55%) Intergraph
5 12 (54.55%) SmartPlant
6 11 (50.00%) MS Access
7 9 (40.91%) Oracle
8 8 (36.36%) XAML
8 8 (36.36%) Oracle Database
8 8 (36.36%) Performance Tuning
9 7 (31.82%) Business Intelligence
10 5 (22.73%) Crystal Reports
10 5 (22.73%) SAP
10 5 (22.73%) Web Application Development
11 4 (18.18%) MS Excel
11 4 (18.18%) Management Information System
11 4 (18.18%) Life Science
12 3 (13.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 3 (13.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 3 (13.64%) SAP Oil and Gas
12 3 (13.64%) Publishing
12 3 (13.64%) Microsoft
12 3 (13.64%) SQL Server
12 3 (13.64%) VBA
12 3 (13.64%) SQL
12 3 (13.64%) SC Cleared
12 3 (13.64%) Security Cleared
13 2 (9.09%) Continuous Integration

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Farnborough by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Farnborough region citing XML also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited XML. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.55%) WebSphere
1 1 (4.55%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (18.18%) MS Excel
2 2 (9.09%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 12 (54.55%) SmartPlant
2 3 (13.64%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (4.55%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (50.00%) MS Access
2 8 (36.36%) Oracle Database
3 5 (22.73%) Crystal Reports
4 3 (13.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (13.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (13.64%) SQL Server
5 2 (9.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (9.09%) SSDT
5 2 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (9.09%) Relational Database
5 2 (9.09%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 17 (77.27%) Visual Studio
2 2 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (9.09%) NetBeans
General
1 3 (13.64%) Publishing
2 1 (4.55%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (50.00%) Programmer
2 8 (36.36%) Developer
3 2 (9.09%) Software Engineer
3 2 (9.09%) SQL Developer
3 2 (9.09%) .NET Programmer
3 2 (9.09%) Report Developer
4 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Developer
4 1 (4.55%) Applications Developer
4 1 (4.55%) ETL Developer
4 1 (4.55%) .NET Developer
4 1 (4.55%) AWS Developer
4 1 (4.55%) Applications Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) CRM Developer
4 1 (4.55%) Dynamics CRM Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (63.64%) .NET
2 2 (9.09%) HTML
2 2 (9.09%) CSS
2 2 (9.09%) Web Services
2 2 (9.09%) XHTML
2 2 (9.09%) Ajax
3 1 (4.55%) WebSphere Message Broker
3 1 (4.55%) WSDL
3 1 (4.55%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (4.55%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 16 (72.73%) Data Structures
2 4 (18.18%) Management Information System
2 4 (18.18%) Life Science
3 2 (9.09%) Data Integration
3 2 (9.09%) Replication
3 2 (9.09%) Computer Science
4 1 (4.55%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.55%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (36.36%) Performance Tuning
2 7 (31.82%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (22.73%) Web Application Development
4 2 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (9.09%) Data Migration
4 2 (9.09%) Analytics
4 2 (9.09%) Database Mirroring
4 2 (9.09%) SDLC
4 2 (9.09%) ETL
4 2 (9.09%) OOD
4 2 (9.09%) UML
4 2 (9.09%) OO
4 2 (9.09%) Migration
4 2 (9.09%) Information Management
4 2 (9.09%) Data Analysis
4 2 (9.09%) Software Engineering
5 1 (4.55%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (4.55%) Data Management
5 1 (4.55%) SOA
5 1 (4.55%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 14 (63.64%) C#
2 13 (59.09%) VB.NET
3 8 (36.36%) XAML
4 3 (13.64%) VBA
4 3 (13.64%) SQL
5 2 (9.09%) C
5 2 (9.09%) C++
5 2 (9.09%) Java
5 2 (9.09%) JavaScript
6 1 (4.55%) XPath
6 1 (4.55%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (13.64%) SC Cleared
1 3 (13.64%) Security Cleared
2 2 (9.09%) Degree
3 1 (4.55%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.09%) TickIT
Vendors
1 12 (54.55%) Intergraph
2 9 (40.91%) Oracle
3 5 (22.73%) SAP
4 3 (13.64%) Microsoft